The Ottawa Citizen’s Joanne Chianello on the campaign so far.

“We’ve been lavishing an enormous amount of attention on what is politely referred to as the politics of personality. (In less erudite circles, this week’s brand of politics invites comparisons with what that puffin left on Dion’s shoulder.) There’s no doubt that the media are complicit in the gossipy chitchat that has so far dominated the election coverage, but the fact is that the parties haven’t announced anything worth discussing.”

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